In an interview with The Jewish Daily Forward, Siona Benjamin talks about how she is able to "connect [to] her Indian roots through food and art." Inviting journalist Leah Koening into her home, Siona shared her history growing up in the Bene Israel Community in Mumbai and it's influence on her artwork. During her visit, Siona also taught Leah how to make traditional dishes from Indian Jewish cuisine.
To read more about Leah Koenig's experience with Siona click here. You can also click here to hear Siona speak in her interview about her life and her work.